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|Posted: Mon Apr 07, 2008 8:51 pm Post subject: John Desmond Milligan
|I came across this grave in Cathcart Cemetery and have posted it but only have the CWGC entry. Can anyone provide further information on this man?
Name: MILLIGAN, JOHN DESMOND
Initials: J D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Surgeon Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Blake."
Date of Death: 07/01/1920
Additional information: Chevalier of the Legion of Honour; Croix de Guerre with Palms (France). M.B. Son of John and Mary Milligan, of 9, Cumberland St., South Side, Glasgow. Born at Scotstoun, Renfrew.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 1148.
Cemetery: CATHCART CEMETERY